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Missouri State Rep. Marsha Haefner Receives SLCH Advocacy Award

For consistently keeping the health and welfare of children as her top priority, state Rep. Marsha Haefner (Oakville) received the ...

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In Kids, Young Adults With Asthma, Pay Attention to Weight Gain

Obesity worsens lung function In adults with asthma, patients who are obese have worse lung function and more difficulty controlling ...

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Hrach Named Medical Director, Inpatient General Pediatric Medicine

Christine Hrach, MD, has accepted a newly created position, medical director, inpatient general pediatric medicine. In this new role, Hrach ...

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Dealing with The Gimmie-Gimmies | Saying No To Your Child

I was at Schnucks the other day and witnessed a classic case of the “gimmie-gimmies.” This child was young, but ...

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Hospital Readies for Periods of High Patient Volume

Each year during the winter months, St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) enters a period of several weeks when patient census ...

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Druley Receives Grant for AML Research

Todd Druley, MD, PhD, assistant professor of pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine and pediatric oncologist at St. Louis ...

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Chief Resident Awards

Each month, St. Louis Children’s Hospital’s Chief Residents honor a resident who shows exceptional dedication to his or her patients, ...

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$6.5 Million to Fund Research, Treatment of Developmental Disabilities

Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine have received a five-year, $6.5 million grant to study the physiological underpinnings of ...

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Washington University, Children's Hospital Join National Network to Study Causes of Preterm Birth

Washington University, St. Louis Children’s Hospital and the March of Dimes are launching the March of Dimes Prematurity Research Center ...